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Our team of U.S. and international industry specialists are dedicated to enhancing the global competitiveness of the U.S. tech industry, expanding market access, and increasing international sales.


The U.S. Department of Commerce is dedicated to increasing information and communications technologies (ICT) exports. We do this by strengthening the global competitiveness of these industries through industry analysis, trade policy development, trade promotion, and addressing trade barriers. The U.S. Department of Commerce works with businesses that use the digital economy to deliver their products and services. We provide international market research, procurement leads, and trade events tailored to accelerate their international growth.

Featured Events

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Access Africa Now: An Eight-part Virtual Series
February-September 2023 | 12 Noon ET | Virtual

Join the U.S. Commercial Service each month starting in February 2023 for a uniquely comprehensive look at the promise of the African continent for U.S. exporters. U.S. technology of all kinds is in demand throughout the continent. These webinars will help you gather the intel you need to develop your company's successful entry or expansion in Africa.
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India Cybersecurity Business Development Mission
May 22-26, 2023

The United States Department of Commerce, International Trade Administration (ITA), is organizing a Cyber security Business Development Mission to New Delhi and Mumbai, India, along with optional stops in Bangalore or Hyderabad, India.
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U.S. companies in semiconductor-related advanced manufacturing: comments are due May 22 on the proposed investment tax credit regulations.
The Advanced Manufacturing Investment Credit offers a 25% tax credit for qualifying investments and eligible taxpayers. May 22 is the deadline for public comments on the proposed regulations and definitions for qualifying industries. The credit incentivizes manufacturing of semiconductors and semiconductor manufacturing equipment.
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Infosecurity Europe, London
June 20-22, 2023

Exhibit at Infosecurity Europe
• Over 15,000 Industry professionals from 82 different countries
• develop brand recognition
• 74% of visitors authorize or influence security decisions
• 55% were first time visitors
• U.S. Pavilion turn key booth
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U.S. Cybersecurity Trade Mission to East Asia
September 18-26, 2023.
ITA is now recruiting U.S. firms to join an executive-led Cybersecurity Business Development Mission delegation to Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan. Applicants must submit a completed and signed mission application no later than June 23, 2023.
Top Global Artificial Intelligence Markets Report
This report presents a brief overview of top AI global hubs outside the United States. Each country includes an AI ecosystem overview, government incentives & policies, education & research institutions, leading events, and industry groups.
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U.S. companies interested in semiconductor-related investment funding: Submit your Statement of Interest now.
The Commerce Department’s CHIPS for AMERICA seeks applicants for $39 billion in funding for its incentives program. Parties interested in upcoming Notices of Funding Opportunities should submit a Statement of Interest.

How Can We Help You Expand Your Exports?

Our team members are experts in international business development and your best resource for business growth and job creation. Learn more about the ways we can assist your firm:
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Trade Counseling
International Trade Specialists are available to discuss your company’s exporting needs. Locate an industry specialist near you.
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Our Services
From counseling, to matchmaking, to market intelligence, our global network of trade professionals - located throughout the United States and in nearly 80 countries - can help your firm expand your exports.
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Privacy Shield
The EU-U.S. and Swiss-U.S. Privacy Shield Frameworks provide companies on both sides of the Atlantic with a mechanism to comply with data protection requirements when transferring personal data.

Tech Market Intelligence

See our latest market intelligence related to the tech industry.
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El Salvador ICT Innovation Law

A new law will eliminate tariffs and taxes for new technology investments in El Salvador.  

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United Kingdom Information Technology New Govt. Taskforce Aims to Build and Adopt Next Generation AI

UK sets up $125M expert taskforce to build and adopt next generation AI.

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Italy Information Technology National Strategic Hub Cloud Services

Opportunities for Cloud Products and Services in the Italian Digitalization Process.

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Additional Resources

Office of Health & Information Technologies (OHIT)

OHIT’s Team provides industry and trade policy expertise to support U.S. suppliers of the hardware that enables the digital economy. These products range from semiconductors powering electronic devices like phones and computers, to the data center equipment that makes cloud computing possible.

Office of Digital Services Industries (ODSI)

The Office of Digital Services Industries (ODSI) evaluates the global environment for digital services, addresses foreign market trade and investment barriers, and promotes trade policies to increase the global competitiveness of the U.S. digital services industry.

Cross-Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) System

The APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules (CBPR) System was developed by APEC economies with input and assistance from industry and civil society to build consumer, business and regulator trust in cross-border flows of personal information.